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Dr. Joseph Kavanagh, MD

Ophthalmology ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Kavanagh

Eye Associates of South Texas

10935 Wurzbach Rd Ste 202 San Antonio, TX 78230

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(210) 697-3937


Dr. Joseph Kavanagh, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Nottingham, Faculty Of Medicine & Health Sciences in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.


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Dr. Kavanagh accepts the following insurance:

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Humana
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INTotal Health
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Medica
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Midwest Health Plan
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Molina Healthcare
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MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
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Principal Financial Group
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UnitedHealthCare
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Medicaid
Options PPO
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Kavanagh's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foreign Body Removal from Eye
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kavanagh performs Foreign Body Removal from Eye more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kavanagh performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Corneal Diseases
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Dr. Kavanagh treats Corneal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kavanagh treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kavanagh treats Eyelid Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kavanagh treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kavanagh's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Laser Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Kavanagh, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Nottingham, Faculty Of Medicine & Health Sciences in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
University Tx Health Science Ctr/U Hospital
Residency Hospital
1997
University Tx Health Science Center
Internship Hospital
1996
University Tx Health Science Ctr/U Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1991
University Of Nottingham, Faculty Of Medicine & Health Sciences
Medical School
1989
The University Of Nottingham / Faculty Of Medicine and Health Sciences
Undergraduate School
2000
1997
1996
1991
1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kavanagh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kavanagh

4.7

Based on 117 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
5.982905982905983%
(7)

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Appointment went easy and great as always!
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Super Friendly Staff!!!
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Staff is very friendly. Great Doctor!
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Great place!!!
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I was very pleased with my visit. Staff and Doctor's were all amazing!
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The Staff at the La Vernia office are awesome!
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Quality professional service!
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Excellent service. Don't change a thing!
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Highly recommend!!
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My wife and I both highly recommend!!! Dr. Kavanagh performed both my Surgeries and was efficient and made me feel at ease during the procedures! I always look forward to seeing him and Dr. Psolka. Amazing, kind, caring staff!!!
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Highly recommend Dr. Kavanagh and staff. My vision has improved so much thanks to their care and professionalism.
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VERY GOOD EXPERIENCE!!
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Great staff and doctor's
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Great Staff. Great Doctor!!
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i desire to express sincere appreciation and commendation for the very high standard of integrity of the clinic. Thank you!!!
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Doctor's do a splendid job, very thorough. Staff is very caring and professional.
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Great prices, great service, and friendly employees!!!!
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My experience was very informative. I feel very comfortable with Dr. Acosta. My confidence is high in the Staff at Eye Associates of South Texas.
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Doctor's and Staff are very conversational and pleasant.
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Eye Associates of South Texas

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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